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  • Pressure points infant feeding Mothers want more time with midwivesSurvey reveals mothers don't feel they have enough breastfeeding support or information after birth. 23 May 2014
  • Russells Hall Hospital MLU unveiling Cathy unveils redesigned MLUA West Mids MLU that received a £41,000 facelift was opened by RCM chief executive Cathy Warwick. 22 May 2014
  • vaccination Research supports vaccinationPregnant women should be vaccinated against whooping cough to protect newborns according to new research. 22 May 2014
  • Sad face by Juana Dark Incontinence silenceHalf of women stay silent about incontinence after childbirth because they are too embarrassed, reveals RCM and CSP poll. 21 May 2014

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Read midwifery news from Midwives, magazine of the Royal College of Midwives. The issue is distributed 6 times a year. Find features on the role of the midwife. Read in-depth research in Evidence Based Midwifery.

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  • How to aspetic 250x100 How to… carry out an aseptic techniqueInfection control is part of a midwife's role, so it is important to know how to perform an aseptic technique, as Karen Baker explains.
  • Testing times Testing times: Are midwives still 'with woman'?With an under-resourced workforce and more pressure on midwives' time than ever, is the profession still in touch with its feminist roots? Rob Dabrowski investigates.
  • Spotlight on midwifery 250x100 Spotlight on midwiferyTwo recent reports on maternity services in England highlight the challenges facing the midwifery profession. William Palmer and Laura Brackwell explain more.
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